The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 87 116 86
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -30
Contract jobs citing SOAP 41 23 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.88% 0.81% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.77% 2.63% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 23
Median daily rate £425 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £413 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +14.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
710 874 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.48% 30.70% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 603 444
Median daily rate £400 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +34 28 £361 +7.03% 11
South Yorkshire +9 17 £456 +14.06% 3
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 59 (70.24%) Java
2 53 (63.10%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (59.52%) REST
4 29 (34.52%) Web Services
5 27 (32.14%) Spring
6 26 (30.95%) SQL
7 23 (27.38%) XML
7 23 (27.38%) TDD
8 22 (26.19%) SOA
9 20 (23.81%) QA
10 18 (21.43%) OO
11 15 (17.86%) Oracle
11 15 (17.86%) Hibernate
11 15 (17.86%) Software Engineering
12 14 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 14 (16.67%) NoSQL
12 14 (16.67%) MuleSoft
13 13 (15.48%) Mule ESB
13 13 (15.48%) Mule
14 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
14 12 (14.29%) JSON
14 12 (14.29%) SoapUI
14 12 (14.29%) BDD
14 12 (14.29%) RESTful
14 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
14 12 (14.29%) WSDL
14 12 (14.29%) Scrum
14 12 (14.29%) Jenkins
14 12 (14.29%) DevOps
15 11 (13.10%) User Experience

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (15.48%) Mule
1 13 (15.48%) Mule ESB
2 5 (5.95%) Confluence
2 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.57%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.57%) Jetty
4 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.38%) Apache
6 1 (1.19%) CMS
6 1 (1.19%) IIS
6 1 (1.19%) JBoss
6 1 (1.19%) nginx
6 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.19%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) GitHub
2 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.57%) CloudBees
3 3 (3.57%) IaaS
3 3 (3.57%) OpenShift
3 3 (3.57%) PaaS
3 3 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) LDAP
2 5 (5.95%) Internet
3 4 (4.76%) DNS
3 4 (4.76%) Firewall
3 4 (4.76%) HTTP
3 4 (4.76%) SMTP
3 4 (4.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.95%) MySQL
2 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.38%) Big Data
3 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.19%) Redis
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 12 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 12 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 9 (10.71%) JIRA
2 9 (10.71%) Maven
3 8 (9.52%) JUnit
4 7 (8.33%) Mockito
5 6 (7.14%) Selenium
6 5 (5.95%) Gradle
6 5 (5.95%) SonarQube
6 5 (5.95%) Spock
6 5 (5.95%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.76%) jMock
7 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.57%) Ant
8 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.57%) NUnit
8 3 (3.57%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (4.76%) Finance
1 4 (4.76%) Local Government
2 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (53.57%) Developer
2 23 (27.38%) Java Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Architect
4 9 (10.71%) Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Integration Developer
6 7 (8.33%) MuleSoft Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Digital Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Java Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.57%) Digital Technical Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Manual Test Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Digital Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Java Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (59.52%) REST
2 29 (34.52%) Web Services
3 27 (32.14%) Spring
4 23 (27.38%) XML
5 15 (17.86%) Hibernate
6 12 (14.29%) JSON
6 12 (14.29%) RESTful
6 12 (14.29%) WSDL
7 11 (13.10%) .NET
7 11 (13.10%) J2EE
8 10 (11.90%) HTML
9 9 (10.71%) JMS
10 7 (8.33%) CSS
10 7 (8.33%) Middleware
11 6 (7.14%) EJB
11 6 (7.14%) Servlets
11 6 (7.14%) XSD
11 6 (7.14%) XSLT
12 5 (5.95%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.95%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) User Experience
2 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.95%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.95%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.76%) Replication
4 4 (4.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.19%) IVR
5 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.19%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Linux
1 11 (13.10%) Unix
2 4 (4.76%) Windows
3 3 (3.57%) AIX
3 3 (3.57%) CentOS
4 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (63.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.38%) TDD
3 22 (26.19%) SOA
4 18 (21.43%) OO
5 15 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 12 (14.29%) BDD
6 12 (14.29%) DevOps
6 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 12 (14.29%) Scrum
7 10 (11.90%) Test Scripting
8 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.71%) Open Source
8 9 (10.71%) UML
9 8 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (9.52%) Workflow
10 7 (8.33%) Manual Testing
10 7 (8.33%) MVC
11 6 (7.14%) B2B
11 6 (7.14%) EAI
11 6 (7.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 59 (70.24%) Java
2 26 (30.95%) SQL
3 14 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.90%) Groovy
5 9 (10.71%) C#
6 4 (4.76%) PHP
6 4 (4.76%) Scala
6 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.57%) Korn
7 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.57%) Ruby
8 2 (2.38%) Clojure
8 2 (2.38%) Go
8 2 (2.38%) Python
9 1 (1.19%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.19%) ES6
9 1 (1.19%) Jython
9 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Degree
1 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) MCITP
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.19%) ISEB
3 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (23.81%) QA
2 3 (3.57%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.57%) GlusterFS
2 3 (3.57%) NDS
2 3 (3.57%) vCloud
3 2 (2.38%) Docker
3 2 (2.38%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (2.38%) vSphere
4 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Puppet
1 4 (4.76%) vRealize
2 3 (3.57%) Ansible
2 3 (3.57%) Kibana
2 3 (3.57%) logstash
2 3 (3.57%) OpenAM
2 3 (3.57%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.19%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (17.86%) Oracle
2 14 (16.67%) MuleSoft
3 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.95%) VMware
4 3 (3.57%) CA
4 3 (3.57%) IBM
4 3 (3.57%) Novell
4 3 (3.57%) Solace
4 3 (3.57%) Sun
4 3 (3.57%) Sybase
5 2 (2.38%) Adobe
6 1 (1.19%) Avaya
6 1 (1.19%) Genesys
6 1 (1.19%) HP
6 1 (1.19%) hybris
6 1 (1.19%) Magma
6 1 (1.19%) Sage
6 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.19%) SAP
6 1 (1.19%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago